If your notebook all of a sudden one day is behaving strangely and crashing, you can use the built-in Restore and Recovery utility and take your notebook back to a point in time so everything is setup exactly as it was at that chosen time. Headphone out and microphone in ports are sandwiched between the Ethernet port and fan vent. The screen cover for the ThinkPad T42 is constructed of magnesium alloy and prevents any screen flexing. You have to do three successful finger swipes, using the same finger, over the reader and then the software will record your fingerprint and converge the three successful swipe images view larger image. So far, the lack of firewire or extra USB ports has not hindered me in doing anything which I have wished to do, so none of this has been an issue for me. Rescue and Recovery 3. IBM ThinkPad keyboards are sealed and sit inside of a tray so that spills do not get to the electronics underneath.

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ThinkVantage Client Security Solution 8. However, the design team, marketing team and product development team will all stay the same for the ThinkPad brand.

So far I have been impressed with wireless on the T Patch to fix compatibility issue between Client Security Solution 8. These metal hinges ensure that there is no screen wobble, even when on a turbulent plane ride.

ThinkPad T43 back-side view larger image. With the pointing stick the cursor goes exactly where you want it, and if it begins to act funny and not go where you want it to, simply let go and the machine recalibrates the pointing stick automatically. Thinkpa Security Solution 7. Below are some pictures of each side of the ThinkPad T43 that displays what ports we have on each side of the notebook. The whole thing is held together by a pair of sturdy metal hinges that attach the screen and main body of the laptop.


Critical update for Rescue and Recovery v3. Rescue and Recovery – Master boot record repair kit What Lenovo will be doing over the next 5-years ibmm figuring out how to get costs of production down while maintaining the ThinkPad brand and quality, not a small feat by any means. I can say the same for just chkpset every other laptop I use though.

The cooling system of the T43 is not entirely dependent upon the fans. Conclusion If what you are looking for is a highly durable yet light laptop, with great performance, great usability and from a company that will provide good service and support, then the ThinkPad T43 is the hand that fits the glove. The ThinkPad brand has been built over many t433 now and has come to stand for high-quality, solidly built notebooks that are rugged in their matte black look, yet sleek and professional at the same time.

ThinkPad T43 Specifications

The specific ThinkPad T43 being reviewed here has the following specs:. Calculating to 2 million digits is our benchmark: The T43 can be configured with a built-in fingerprint reader on the right side to provide biometric security. At a 45 degree horizontal viewing angle things are very readable and viewable still, and even from a full 90 degree viewing chipwet horizontally I am able to read text on web pages and in MS Word.


Client Security Solution 8. I wanted a laptop that was light enough to be very portable, but without sacrificing performance capabilities. In fact, there is a just slightly less than.

Calculating to 2 million digits is our benchmark:.

Category:T43 – ThinkWiki

The internal heat and frequency of the fan running on the T43 is largely dependent upon how many and what applications you are running and what the external environment temperature is.

ThinkPad T43 Screen view larger image. The antenna is built into the upper right corner of the screen, which allows for excellent wireless range. Scroll Lock indicator utility for Windows – ThinkPad Release 11 Disk 1 of 18 2.

IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

ThinkVantage Password Manager 4. ThinkVantage System Update 3. It would have been nice to have play, pause and stop buttons for the DVD xhipset, but these are more consumer oriented features and in general IBM shies away from such things.

With chopset laptops you can usually push on the back of the lid and get a worrying ripple effect on the LCD screen, the T43 protective case will prevent such a thing from happening.

By now everyone has likely heard about the fact that Lenovo, a Chinese computer manufacturing company, has bought the PC division of IBM.